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March 2019

AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

March 20
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

March 21
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

March 22
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

March 24
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

March 26
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

March 27
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

March 28
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

March 29
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

March 30
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

March 31
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

March 31
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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April 2019

AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 2
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 2
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 3
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 3
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 4
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 4
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 5
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 5
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 6
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 7
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 7
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 9
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 9
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 10
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 10
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 11
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 11
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 12
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 12
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 13
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 14
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 14
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 17
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 17
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 18
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 18
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 19
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 19
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 20
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The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 21
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 21
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 23
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 23
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 24
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 24
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 25
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 25
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 26
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 26
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 27
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 28
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 28
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

April 30
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

April 30
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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May 2019

AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 1
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 1
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 2
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 2
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 3
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 3
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 4
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 5
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 5
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 7
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 7
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 8
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 8
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 9
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 9
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 10
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 10
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 11
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 12
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 12
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 14
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 14
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 15
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The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 15
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 17
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 17
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 18
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 19
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 19
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 21
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 21
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 22
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 22
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 23
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 23
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 24
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 24
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 25
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 26
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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AFTER PROMONTORY: 150 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROADING

May 26
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 28, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that day, dignitaries from both companies—the Central Pacific, which had built from California, and the Union Pacific, which had built from the east—gave speeches and installed ceremonial last spikes. The ceremonies were meant as a moment of self-congratulation, but the significance of the day’s events is far broader. In the ensuing decades, railroad after railroad…

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AMERICAN DEMOCRACY: A GREAT LEAP OF FAITH

May 28
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 23, 2019

The Durham Museum, 801 S 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108 United States
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Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, immersive design, and artifacts from the Smithsonian and state historical organizations, American Democracy will demonstrate that democracy relies on our active participation in the quest to form a…

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